Undergraduate Students

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Message from the Advisor


The Department of Psychology at UTA has no clinical or counseling psychology training programs

Welcome to the undergraduate web page for the Department of Psychology at the University of Texas at Arlington. The Psychology Department offers 2-degree options in the undergraduate program: a B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) and B.S. (Bachelor of Science). We have two staff members, Megan Juel and Marta Galvan, to assist students with degree planning and advising needs.

Included at the bottom of this page are resources you may find useful. We hope you will find the information you need. If not, please do not hesitate to contact the advising office at 817/272-0858.

Advisor Contact Information:

Marta Galvan                             
Life Science Bldg. Room LS321  
Phone (817) 272-5129

Megan Juel                                 
Life Science Bldg. Room LS320  
Phone (817) 272-0858  

Advising Appointments

New Transfer Students Please call Marta Galvan at 817-272-5129 to schedule an advising appointment.

Advising appointments with Megan please call 817-272-0858 or email mjuel@uta.edu


Students wishing to declare a minor do not need an appointment. The Psychology minor consists of 18 credit hours or more in Psychology (PSYC) courses. A 2.0-grade average must be maintained in the minor. Students must complete at least nine hours toward the minor at UT Arlington, and six of the nine must be 3000 or 4000 level. To request a minor be added to your degree plan, please complete the minor request form and seek approval from your academic advisors. Once completed, return it to the Psychology Department in 313 Life Science. 


Students wishing to sign up for research hours do not need an appointment. Students can use 6 hours of research to count towards there Psychology Emphasis. Research hours do not count towards students seeking only a psychology minor. Students must seek approval from the faculty member conducting the research. Please complete the Psychology Research permission form. Once completed, return it to the Psychology Departement in 313 Life Science.

Degree Programs

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)

Sample BA Degree Plan

B.S. (Bachelor of Science)

Sample BS Degree Plan

See the UTA Psychology Curriculum handout for information regarding the degree plans.

Advising Resources

Substitutions for Language 2313 & 2314

PSYC Course Descriptions

Undergraduate Catalog

Schedule of Classes

University Advising Center

Psychology Research permission form

Student Grievance Form

Drop Form

Additional Links

College of Science Scholarships

American Psychological Association (APA) Website

American Psychological Society (APS) Website

PSI CHI Psychology Honor Society Website

PSI CHI Psychology Facebook